The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
UK / Scotland
Rank 134 155 154
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1  
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.31% 0.034% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 0.15% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £34,500 £28,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +45.45%  

ArcGIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 338 654 574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.84% 22.49% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 203 412 358
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.05% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ArcGIS in Scotland.

Salary trend for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 5 £29,000 +1.75%
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 13 (92.86%) GIS
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
4 5 (35.71%) QGIS
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Google
5 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) Google Maps API
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) ESRI
5 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Back Office
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 2 (14.29%) Sass

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) GIS
2 5 (35.71%) QGIS
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Data Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) GIS Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) GIS Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) GIS Data Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) GIS Manager
2 3 (21.43%) GIS Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) GIS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) GIS Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Professional Services Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Google Maps API
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Scrum
1 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) ESRI
1 4 (28.57%) Google